1. President Teddy Roosevelt, an environmentalist, banned Christmas trees from the White House in 1901.
  2. In 1962, the first Christmas postage stamp was issued in the United States.
  3. Christmas wasn’t declared an official holiday in the United States until June 26, 1870
  4. All the gifts in the Twelve Days of Christmas would equal 364 gifts.
  5. We frequently abbreviate Christmas as X-mas because of ancient tradition. X is the Greek letter “chi” which is an abbreviation for the word “Christ” in Greek.
by Aray Till

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Barbara Sofronas

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Barbara

Hi,
Loved the info, great party starter to get people into the spirit, plus learning some interesting history.
Thank you.

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